CBO's new estimate of the net budgetary savings from adopting this policy is much lower than its earlier estimates for proposals to raise Medicare’s eligibility age. This report describes CBO’s new estimate and the reasons for the change.
October 24, 2013
October 22, 2013
How is FHA’s Mutual Mortgage Insurance fund structured and can it run out of funds?
October 21, 2013
Collectively, the single-family mortgage guarantees made by FHA between 1992 and 2012 have had a net federal budgetary cost of about $15 billion, according to the most recent estimates by FHA.
October 18, 2013
The total costs of carrying out the Navy’s 2014 shipbuilding plan—an average of $21 billion per year over the next 30 years—would be one-third higher than the funding amounts the Navy has received in recent decades, CBO estimates.
October 18, 2013Because CBO largely shut down its operations during the recent lapse in appropriated funds, the agency will not issue its Monthly Budget Review in October.
October 7, 2013Because a lapse in appropriated funds has caused CBO to largely shut down its operations, the Monthly Budget Review will not be published today or during the duration of the government shutdown.